American Family Life Assurance Company ( Aflac) was founded on Nov. 17, 1955 by three brothers, John, Paul and Bill Amos. In its first year of operation, Aflac had 6,426 policyholders and $388,000 in resources. Today, Aflac is a Fortune 500 company listed on the N. y. stock exchange with over $59 billion.
Aflac Inc. is the largest suppliers of supplemental insurance in the United States. It was founded in 1955 and it’s based in Columbus, Georgia. In the United States, Aflac underwrites a range of insurance policies, but is mostly known for its payroll deduction insurance coverage, which pays cash benefits when a policyholder has an accident or illness. In Japan, the company is the second largest overall insurer, largest life insurer and well known for its supplemental medical plans.
Since 2000, the company’s identity has become more widely recognized as research results of commercial-grades peculiarity the Aflac Duck, who quacks the company’s mention in frustration to prospective policyholders. AFLAC’s brand has developed wide acknowledgment with commercial-grades starring the far-famed Aflac Duck (voiced by Gilbert Gottfried and created by Jim Henson’s Creature Shop) on tv which started airing in December 1999.
The duck concept and all of the commercial-grades to date have been created by Kaplan Thaler Group, an advertising agency based in New York City. Struggling to be submitted with a theory to oblige the large-scale but comparatively obscure insurance company’s mention memorable, one of the agency’s artistry directors stumbled upon the duck intuition while walking around Central Park at lunchtime uttering,” Aflac, Aflac .” He soon recognized how much the company’s mention sounded like a duck’s quack. Aflac Duck have already been starred in more than 30 commercial.
Aflac Health Insurance Says
Aflac offers the following variety of health insurance coverage options and forms :
- Hospital confinement indemnity- salaries benefit for hospital stands when 23 hours or more is required due to a sickness or harm are subject to the scheme.
- Hospital confinement sickness indemnity- salaries benefit for the fees related to physician inspects, diagnostic quizs, surgery, and hospitalization.
- Hospital intensive upkeep- pays for accompanied cost of stays in an intensive care unit .
- Specified health event- fee in the event of a blow, heart attack, coma, or other covered occasion.
Cancer/ specified disease- salaries benefit for care, including chemotherapy, radiation and hospital stands.
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